Pedro and Nicolás Balmaceda Pascal Support Sister Lux at Her Juilliard Graduation
Lux Pascal graduated from The Juilliard School in New York City, with her brothers Pedro Pascal and Nicolás Balmaceda Pascal in attendance.
Pedro shared photos and emojis of his sister’s graduation on his Instagram Stories, expressing his pride and protective nature towards her.
Lux publicly came out as transgender in 2021 and speaks highly of how her family has supported her throughout her journey, especially her brother Pedro who has been a guide and provided her with tools for shaping her identity.
Lux Pascal Graduates from The Juilliard School in New York City
Lux Pascal, 30, had a proud moment last Friday when she graduated from The Juilliard School in New York City. She was cheered on by her brothers, Pedro Pascal and Nicolás Balmaceda Pascal, while her other older sister, Javiera Balmaceda, was also in attendance. Pedro, known for his roles in “The Mandalorian” and “The Last of Us,” shared a picture of Lux holding her degree on his Instagram story with five heart emojis. Lux also posted pictures of herself with her two brothers and another picture of the siblings with a woman at the graduation.
Pedro has described his “protective side” when it comes to his sister, as she came out as transgender in 2021. In an interview with Esquire, Pedro discussed the struggles that the transgender community faces and expressed his pride for Lux’s accomplishments, stating “My protective side is lethal, but I need her more than she needs me.” Lux has previously stated that her family has been supportive of her transition and that it was a natural process for them.
Lux expressed gratitude towards Pedro for being a role model and guiding her through the early stages of her transition. She cited him as one of the first people to start shaping her identity. When Lux initially shared her transition with Pedro, he expressed some worries but quickly supported her when he realized how happy she was.
Overall, Lux’s graduation was a beautiful moment for her and her family. As an aspiring actor, this milestone will serve as a great accomplishment in her career.